The 5 Biggest 2017 Festivals You Will Not Want to Miss
2017 is set to offer an exciting calendar of festivals you won’t want to miss. If you want to attend one or more of the biggest and best events taking place across the US this year, you should consider the following five festivals on the 2017 calendar.
Taking place from April 14-16, Coachella will continue to be one of the most popular annual festivals in the United States. Festival goers will feel like summer has already started from the moment the event begins, with people coming from all over the world to watch some of music’s finest performers, as well as hoping to spot some celebrities in the crowd.
While Beyoncé may have dropped out of the line-up, you can still expect to enjoy performances from Radiohead and Kendrick Lamar, as well as many more guests, offering three days of unforgettable music and an electric atmosphere.
While Coachella 2017 tickets might now be sold out, you could always look for resale tickets on ticketsales.com.
Shaky Knees Music Festival
You only need to read the line-up to want to attend Shaky Knees Music Festival in Atlanta, Georgia. The event will take place between May 12-14, featuring performances from Florence and the Machine, Jane’s Addiction, The XX, Deftones and more.
The rock festival will take place at Centennial Olympic Park and International Plaza. So, if you are in love with all things rock, book tickets to see 60 artists perform on three stages, and enjoy plenty of delicious dishes from Atlanta’s finest chefs.
Whatever you do, go to New York’s Randall Island Park, because some of the world’s most talented performers will take to the stage between June 2-4 for the Governor’s Ball. So, if you do not want to miss performances from Kanye West, Two Door Cinema Club, The Killers, Robyn, Jamie XX and more, make sure you book tickets soon.
The ultimate music festival of the summer will take place in Manchester, Tennessee, between June 8-11, and that is, of course, Bonnaroo. With a line-up as long as your arm, you can guarantee you will not be disappointed with this annual event. For example, you can catch performances from U2, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Lorde, The Weeknd and Chance the Rapper, plus more.
Not only can you enjoy plenty of music, but some of the country’s finest comedy acts will take to the stage, such as Hannibal Buress, 2 Dope Queens and The Improvised Shakespeare Company.
The first Firefly festival might have only started in 2012, but it has since become one of the most exciting music events on the calendar. Taking place in the beautiful Delaware woodlands, you can enjoy a variety of performances from Mumford & Sons, Deadmau5, Blink 182, Kings of Leon, Florence and the Machine, plus more. What’s more, you can also camp during the event, which takes place from June 15-18.